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Lockport Police Department
Thursday May 16th, 2019 :: 12:14 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 01:00PM

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Kendall County in northeastern Illinois... Northwestern Will County in northeastern Illinois... Southeastern Kane County in northeastern Illinois... Southwestern DuPage County in northeastern Illinois...

* Until 100 PM CDT.

* At 1210 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Yorkville, moving southeast at 35 mph. HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include... Aurora, Joliet, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Romeoville, Plainfield, Oswego, Lockport, New Lenox, Homer Glen, Yorkville, Lemont, Channahon, Minooka, Plano, Sandwich, Ingalls Park, Woodridge, Darien and Montgomery. Including the following interstates... I-55 between mile markers 244 and 270. I-80 between mile markers 120 and 141. I-88 between mile markers 109 and 119. I-355 between mile markers 1 and 7, and between mile markers 11 and 14. This includes... University of St. Francis, Aurora University, Channahon State Park, IL Math and Science Academy, Joliet Junior College, Joliet Slammers Baseball, Lewis University, and Waubonsee Community College.

* AFFECTED AREAS: KANE, IL ... DUPAGE, IL ... WILL, IL ... KENDALL, IL

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

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Address/Location
Lockport Police Department
1212 South Farrell Road
Lockport, IL 60441

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 815-838-2132

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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